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Preston Royal Branch Library

New hours coming April 6, 2015


Preston Royal Branch Library

Branch Highlights

Location & Contact

5626 Royal Lane, 75229 (map)

214-670-7128 | prestonroyal@dallaslibrary.org

On bus route: 36
   Route 36 is about 1/2 mile from the library.

Service Hours

Mon
10-6
Tue
10-8
Wed
10-8
Thu
10-8
Fri
10-6
Sat
10-6
Sun
1-5

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Upcoming Events

Little Bookworms Story Time: Amphibians

When: Tuesday, August 04, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This toddler story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities.


Kids STEAM: Dough Creatures

When: Wednesday, August 05, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

You can use anything that conducts electricity to make an electrical circuit - even play dough! Add some batteries and LED lights, and participants can learn about conductive and insulating materials, electrical currents, and circuits. They are then challenged to design a play dough creature that lights up. Participants practice the iterative design process as they problem solve and modify their creature design.

Sponsored by The Dallas Foundation.


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, August 07, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Every Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Auditorium


End of Summer Bash!

When: Sunday, August 09, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

It's our final hurrah before summer ends and school begins! Come join us for face painting and crafts, and a movie!

1-2pm: Face painting, crafts, photo op
2-4pm: Watch Big Hero 6 with us and eat snacks!

Sponsored by the Friends of the Preston Royal Library


Little Bookworms Story Time: Things That Go

When: Tuesday, August 11, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

This toddler story time promotes beginning literacy through reading, songs, movement, and fun activities.


Discover! Storytime

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 4:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Join us for a story time geared for Kindergarten-aged children as we read books, sing songs, and create crafts!


Preston Hollow Democrats

When: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 6:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

The Preston Hollow Democrats emphasize political and community events and activities in the Preston Hollow area of Senate District 16 and Texas House District 114. Free and open to all!


Preston Royal Purls Knitting Social

When: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 1:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Come knit with us, or come to learn. Needles and yarn provided for beginners. Every Friday from 1:00 P.M. to 3:00 P.M. in the Auditorium


Trivia King

When: Sunday, August 16, 2015 - 2:00 PM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

What currency does Hong Kong use? What are the five factions in Divergent? Why isn't Pluto still a planet? Love trivia? Join us for some friendly competition, and test your knowledge of practically everything: pop culture, science, math, history, literature and so much more. We recommend that you put together your best trivia team of 2-5 players. Can't find fellow trivia fans? Come anyway and we'll find you a team! Recommended ages: 12 years to adult.


Library Live! Back to School

When: Tuesday, August 18, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Where: Preston Royal Branch Library (in the Auditorium)

Emily's Everyday Manners
Follow Emily and her best friend Ethan as they demonstrate that good manners aren't just for special occasions - they are for everyday use! Master storyteller Rolanda Brigham shows you how practicing good manners is "cool" and can make your school day a real success! Learn to say "Thank you" and "I'm sorry" in American Sign Language.


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